GammaTiles Help Prevent Recurrence of Malignant Brain Tumors After Surgery

GT Medical Technologies, a company based in Tempe, Arizona, won FDA clearance for its GammaTiles to be used to prevent malignant brain tumors in newly diagnosed patients. The devices, about the size of a postage stamp, contain Cesium-131, a radioactive isotope with a half life of about ten days.

The collagen material within which the radioa (Read more...)

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